1839. FT. Item #18857
COOPER, James Fenimore. THE HISTORY OF THE NAVY of the United States of America. In two volumes. Paris: Baudry's European Library, 1839. Two volumes bound as one (no half titles) in quarter morocco and marbled boards. Blanck makes no mention of this edition, which was issued in the same year as the American and British first editions. Ink inscription on first flyleaf, with offsetting to adjoining pages; foxing to preliminaries and intermittently in the text; extremes somewhat rubbed. Overall a near fine copy, tight and sound. (See BAL 3888).